Exploring the Library of Congress via the Internet

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Quick Reference Guide to the Library of Congress Web Site Page

Key Features

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  • 􀀝 History, Mission, and Priorities
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  • 􀀝 Today in History
  • 􀀝 Featured Collection
  • 􀀝 Frequently Asked Questions

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  • 􀀝 Orientation and Search Tips
  • 􀀝 Student Activities and Lesson Plans
  • 􀀝 Educators’ Programs and Resources
  • 􀀝 Community Center

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  • 􀀝 Online Reference Service
  • 􀀝 Query Library Reading Rooms
  • 􀀝 Links to Library Programs and Services
  • 􀀝 Chat Service
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􀀝 Meet Amazing Americans
􀀝 Jump Back in Time
􀀝 See, Hear, and Sing
􀀝 Explore the States
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􀀝 Special International Guides
􀀝 Meeting of Frontiers Russia/USA
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􀀝 Featured Exhibits
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􀀝 Treasure Talks
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􀀝 Archives
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􀀝 Affiliates and Partners
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􀀝 Publications
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Quick Reference Guide to the Library of Congress Web Site
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Key Features
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􀀝 Search general & specialized catalogs
􀀝 Browse by subject, name, title, call #
􀀝 Search by keyword; set search limits
􀀝 Capture and email cataloging records
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􀀝 More than 250,000 item records
􀀝 Many with images
􀀝 Keyword searches; number searches
􀀝 Subject browse lists available
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􀀝 Ordering Information
􀀝 Digital Imaging Services
􀀝 Photocopy Services
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􀀝 Overview of all Research Centers
􀀝 Poetry and Literature Center
􀀝 John W. Kluge Center for Scholars
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􀀝 Bibliographic guides for science topics
􀀝 Search by title, keyword, or number
􀀝 Includes guides to Science Fair projects
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􀀝 About the Project
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􀀝 Bibliographies and Guides
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􀀝 Selected Web Resources
􀀝 Other Reference Sites
􀀝 Selected Subject Feature
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􀀝 About the Visitor’s Center
􀀝 Events at the Library of Congress
􀀝 Special Online Tour
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